While Ukraine has long held ambitions to join the EU, officials in Brussels are treating spurned Kiev with contempt, Croatian President Zoran Milanovic has claimed, as tensions heat up across the shared border with Russia. Speaking on the RTL TV channel on Sunday, Zagreb’s leader shared his opinions on the former Soviet republic’s relations with the 27-member bloc.
Throughout much of the European Union the old, the young, the already impoverished, the jobless due to the scamdemic are frozen out of the gas market. The political elite, responsible for the woes of the working class, stay warm in their tax-funded heated homes.
Switzerland-Brexit is underway! Brussels is stunned by the two-fingered departure after negotiations broke down. The Swiss nation is going through a Brexit-like step-by-step breakup with the EU. Brussels has no way of keeping the relationship alive as trade talks with the non-EU country go up in smoke.
BRUSSELS: More economic sanctions on Russia would have a devastating effect on the European economic and financial sectors, politicians and pundits have told Sputnik.
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Hard-up and fed up, UK and EU motorists who to save the environment were coerced into switching to expensive hybrid (petrol-electric) electric cars are turning on their petrol tanks.
Natural gas reserves in Germany, which has one of the highest underground gas storage capacities in Europe, have fallen to historically low levels compared with previous years.
‘We are all so hungry for leadership and common sense that if Putin went to the presidency of the United States, he would have won,’ said an American commentator.
Nord Stream 2, the $10.5 billion, 1,230km gas pipeline running from Russia to north-eastern Germany along the bottom of the Baltic Sea, is complete and ready for operation. However, the project has yet to receive German and European Union regulatory approval, with that process threatening to drag out until next spring.
An overwhelming majority of Europeans want to see greater transparency and efficiency from the unelected European Union two presidents and 27 Commissioners, according to the latest polling.